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Fort Rodd Hill and Fisgard Lighthouse National Historic Sites

Open today: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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I reserved all of the oTentik cabins for the wrong date. We were supposed to have the whole park to... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Melanie I
Interesting and picturesque

We took the tour through the fort and I was pleased that my kids aged 12 and 9 were kept... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Karen P
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Fort Rodd Hill and Fisgard Lighthouse National Historic SitesPeek through enormous gun barrels, venture into underground tunnels, and find huge hidden searchlights... Come explore Fort Rodd Hill, a 100-year-old coast artillery fort. Fisgard is the...more
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603 Fort Rodd Hill Rd, Colwood, British Columbia V9C 2W8, Canada
+1 250-478-5849
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I reserved all of the oTentik cabins for the wrong date. We were supposed to have the whole park to ourselves, and the Rock the Shores music festival would be nearby to provide the music. When we all showed up the next day, we discovered...More

Thank Melanie I
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We took the tour through the fort and I was pleased that my kids aged 12 and 9 were kept interested, there was the right amount and mix of info to keep it from becoming a class lecture. The lighthouse is a lovely piece of...More

Thank Karen P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Such a peaceful place so close to Victoria! If you love the nature you gotta love this! View of the lighthouse is spectacular from different angles and walking thru the Fort gives you a special feeling.The whole path is stroller accessible which was great. However...More

1  Thank Naureen R
Reviewed 11 June 2018

Visited the light house and premises with my family. Even though we didnt have access to the top of the light house, the visit was really nice experience. My daughter enjoyed the interiors.

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Reviewed 8 June 2018

We walked thru the fort which was interesting. There were large cannon shells on display like when the fort was in use. Also trucks, tents, men, etc reenacting how it had been. After looking at the fort we walked behind it to see the lighthouse....More

1  Thank Sue R
Reviewed 1 June 2018

Well priced, well organized visit that gets you the opportunity to see some of Victoria's history and some of the best ocean views around. Was expecting some good museums but not the great beaches and walkways. Easily accessible for all levels of fitness.

1  Thank thatcraigguy
Reviewed 26 May 2018

What a terrific place to spend a few hours. We were lucky, having sun and 70º F. Picnic outside first, then a great walk through Ft. Rodd and then down to the lighthouse. Nice views, lots of information printed along the way, and some good...More

1  Thank RetiredTraveler2009
Reviewed 21 May 2018 via mobile

Amazing visit of the fort and light house. Living in history walking through the bunkers and barracks. Very fulfilling and learn about the past sacrifices. We appreciate all you've done....thank you. Highly recommend this tour.

1  Thank RichChichLet
Reviewed 18 May 2018 via mobile

We stayed on a Wednesday night and had the whole place to ourselves. We were greeted by the most gracious camp hosts and they gave us a wonderful tour. It was amazing!

1  Thank J N
Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

We found this place well worth the drive from victoria, the history and the fort were good, the light house is amazing and the displays inside are a nice touch. We were lucky enough to see 2 otters swimming and walking on the beach up...More

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Kristina M
30 August 2017|
Response from J0an123 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, the parking is the same area, whether you are visiting the lighthouse or the buildings. Well worth the visit! And it is free this year, because of the Canada 150.
30 May 2017|
Response from lazigirl | Reviewed this property |
Hi Yes I think it was plus I think there was a ramp up to the actual house rather than use stairs.